Define: Uncommitted Facility

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Uncommitted Facility

Quick Summary of Uncommitted Facility

An uncommitted facility is a borrowing agreement that allows the lender to determine how much it will lend to the borrower at a given time.

What is the dictionary definition of Uncommitted Facility?

Dictionary Definition

An uncommitted facility is an agreement between a bank and a company in which the bank agrees in principle to make funding available to the company but is under no obligation to provide a set amount of funding; If a loan is made it likely will be only for a short period.

Examples include: a money market line or an overdraft.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Uncommitted Facility are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th May 2019.